Board of Directors
Hon. Dr David Hamill AM
Chairperson – Non-Executive Director
David was appointed as an Independent Non-Executive Director on 7 August 2020 and as Chair of the Board on 20 October 2020. He has served as a director on the boards of public and private companies, statutory authorities and not for proﬁt and charitable organisations and his experience spans various sectors including transport, health, utilities and education.David was Treasurer of Queensland (1998-2001), Minister for Education (1995-1996), Minister for Transport and Minister Assisting the Premier on Economic and Trade Development (1989-1995) and served as the Member for Ipswich in the Queensland Parliament (1983-2001).
David is an independent director of both Brookfield Business Partners LP and Brookfield Business Corporation, chairperson of the Queensland Bulk Water Supply Authority. He has a Bachelor of Arts degree with Honours from the University of Queensland and attended the University of Oxford as a Rhodes Scholar for his Master of Arts degree. David was awarded his Doctor of Philosophy from the University of Queensland.
Ray Neill is a Managing Director in Brookfield’s Infrastructure Group, responsible for leading business development and transaction execution in Australia. Mr Neill serves as a board member on several of Brookfield’s operating companies. Mr Neill joined Brookfield in 2010, following Brookfield’s acquisition of the Australian-listed company, Prime Infrastructure Holdings Limited, where he worked as an investment analyst. Prior to that, Mr Neill worked for the strategy consulting firm Booz and Co.
Mr Neill holds a bachelor’s degree in engineering from the University of Queensland and a Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance from the Securities Institute of Australia.
Bronwyn was appointed as an Independent Non-Executive Director on 30 October 2020. Bronwyn is a chartered accountant and a former partner of KPMG. She has over 25 years’ experience on the boards of entities in the publicly listed, unlisted, government and not for proﬁt sectors. She has considerable experience with regulated organisations across numerous industry sectors including infrastructure, utilities and financial services. Bronwyn is currently chair of both Urban Utilities and RACQ Foundation and a director of National Intermodal Corporation.
Bronwyn has a Bachelor of Commerce majoring in Accounting from the University of Queensland and is a Fellow of both the Australian Institute of Company Directors and Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand.
Eileen was appointed as an Independent Non-Executive Director on 30 October 2020. Eileen has more than 30 years of experience in innovation in large companies, small to medium sized enterprises and start ups. Eileen was previously a director of Boral Ltd, GPT Ltd, OneSteel Ltd, Oil Search Ltd and Bradken Ltd. She is the past Chairman of Port Waratah Coal Services and Deputy Chairman of CSIRO. She is presently a director of Santos Limited, SWOOP Analytics Pty Ltd, Air Services Australia and NextDC Ltd.
Eileen holds a PhD in Applied Statistics from the University of Newcastle. She was Australia’s first Fulbright Scholar in Business Management for which she attended Columbia University. She is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Technology and Engineering.